Essential site for PE teachers (or aspiring ones)

If you are a PE teacher, check out this website: https://www.thepespecialist.com/. He has so many great ideas. He also has a membership site you can join for a monthly fee. According to the site, here’s what’s offered: Our goal with the PE Specialist Membership is to create the ultimate resource that everyone wishes they could’veContinue reading “Essential site for PE teachers (or aspiring ones)”

Great Channel for New Teachers (and old ones)

I found this great YouTube channel for new (and old) teachers. His videos address such topics as the following: What if the school system sucks? What if you suck as a teacher? An Average Teacher Day Teacher Morning Routine Check out this video (A day in the life of a teacher):

Sell your college course work!

Teachers, We all had to make ridiculously long lesson plans and assignments in our college education courses. If you saved them, sell them on TPT! Many other teachers may find them useful! Sell lesson plans, powerpoints, worksheets, or anything that might be helpful! I made a short video about this concept. Watch it here:

Teach Writing Thinkingly ($11 ESL Downloadable Resource)

Is it possible to teach writing and critical thinking? Oh yes, indubitably. Every ESL writing teacher secretly wants to be a guiding force that helps students write clearly and think critically. But who has time to do the research, compile the resources and develop the lessons? Well, that’s what makes this ebook unique. The leg work’s done,Continue reading “Teach Writing Thinkingly ($11 ESL Downloadable Resource)”

Thank God TFA Rejected Me!

Many, many years ago (well over a decade ago) I applied for Teach for America. I liked the program for many reasons: It was prestigious: Many Ivy League grads join TFA. I figured I’d meet a lot of interesting, high quality people. Scholarships / incentives for TFA alumni. A chance to live in a newContinue reading “Thank God TFA Rejected Me!”

Homeschool Planner

This will help you organize your school day and record your daily learning ~ year after year. Additional forms help you keep track of testing results, evaluations and special events. Each of the pdf pages in the file can be typed in, edited, and saved to your own computer every time you use it.  PersonalizeContinue reading “Homeschool Planner”

Script-n-Scribe PDF Download: Intro to Cursive – Roller Coaster Writer

This 137-page resource includes four sets of cards: Lowercase Cursive Instruction Cards, Uppercase Cursive Instruction Cards, Bookface Print Phonogram Cards, and Numeral Instruction Cards, along with an 84-page practice workbook that starts with learning six basic lowercase starting strokes and builds up to the formation of each letter. Format: PDF Download (Mac & PC Compatible),Continue reading “Script-n-Scribe PDF Download: Intro to Cursive – Roller Coaster Writer”